The famous newsweekly of India, India Today in its latest issue, has included Manoj Tiwari among the top nine stars of India who are powerful and effective. This list includes Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, Prakash Jha, A.R.Rahman and Manoj Tiwari. Any Bhojpuri star has been included in this prestigious list for the first time. The newsmagazine “India Today” says that Manoj Tiwari played an important role in making Bhojpuri cinema popular in its third phase.Talking about his loyality it says that when all others avoided Amar Singh, in a political wilderness these days, Manoj stood with him and joined him for months in a movement for creating a Purvanchal state. Manoj Tiwari is fond of fancy and big cars. He owns Fortuner, Land Cruiser, Mercedes and now an Audi Q7 will soon come to him. Manoj Tiwari likes to keep his friendship alive. He cares for the relations more than the money and spends his free evenings with friends in Cricket grounds.
(Source : Shashikant Singh.)